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Bios: Long & Short

Short Bio

Stephanie BwaBwa is a Jesus-centered, young adult and new adult fantasy author, writing in the world of Elledelle about black angels, magic, and mayhem.

She loves writing stories centered around fiesty angels with complicated pasts, unexpected futures, learning to take up causes bigger than themselves, who may or may not fall in love along the way.

Stephanie is a Canadian born, Haitian raised, Congolese descended, North American dweller who lived a colorful life in south Florida that cultivated a perspective on the world as unique as her background.

Stephanie has authored the The Seraphim Resistance Prequels, and The Transcendents serial, and is an avid reader of fantasy and fiction. 

Jesus is her Lord, Disney+ is her safe place, she dreams of being a monkey mama and she’s always penning a new story in Elledelle. 

You can usually catch her going for a walk through a park, or simply binging Disney+ with too many snacks. Get in contact with Stephanie directly at: stephaniebwabwa.com.

Long Bio

Stephanie BwaBwa is a Jesus-centered, young adult and fantasy author writing in the world of Elledelle about black angels, magic, and mayhem.

She loves writing stories centered around fiesty angels with complicated pasts, unexpected futures, learning to take up causes bigger than themselves, who may or may not fall in love along the way.

Stephanie is a Canadian born, Haitian raised, Congolese descended, North American dweller who lived a colorful life in south Florida that cultivated a perspective on the world as unique as her background.

As a child, she was a reader. As a teen, she became a hobby writer. But once she crossed into adulthood, her burning desire to be a career writer emerged. 

BwaBwa sought out to change the world by creating her own universe: Elledelle, where Narnia meets Wakanda. 

BwaBwa began her journey to publishing in 2013. In 2016 Elledelle was born. In 2017 she published her first two books. Since then she’s gone on to write and publish fantasy novels centered about black angels in a supernatural world that are captivating readers all around the world.

BwaBwa is adept at giving strategies on breaking down the writing craft to cultivate stories that change both the reader and the author. Her insightful advice and passion for the craft have led numerous writers to overcome their fears, tackle their manuscripts, and actually finish writing their books.

Whether leading online communities, joining indie book festivals for conversation on the craft, and even podcasting about the writer’s life, BwaBwa makes sure to bring her energy, passion, and quirky but invaluable writing strategies, and principles, to writers all over the world.

BwaBwa’s creative prowess doesn’t lie only with Bwabs Collective LLC. Stephanie is also the co-host of the Indie Author Lifestyle Show, an indie author podcast teaching writers all over the world how to write, edit, publish and market their novels while crafting healthy career writer lives.

She’s also the Creative Director of Launch Yesterday, a DFY design company providing authors and entrepreneurs with ready-made website templates to launch their businesses sans stress or tech savviness.

Currently her focus is writing more young adult and fantasy novels as the universe of Elledelle expands.

Jesus is her Lord, Disney+ is her safe place, she dreams of being a monkey mama, and she’s always penning a new story in Elledelle. 

You can usually catch her going for a walk through a park, or simply binging Disney+ with too many snacks. Get in contact with Stephanie directly at: stephaniebwabwa.com.

Interviews & Features

Bookbub 25 Authors Running Fantastic Book Promotions on Instagram

The Tutfish Show Discussing world building and writing fantasy novels

DIY MFA How to Increase Your Books Visibility With Bookstagram Tours

ProWritingAid Deep Dive: How to Write Page Turning YA Fantasy that Keeps Readers Up At Night

Women In Publishing Fantasy Rountable with Alexa Bigwarfe, Angela J. Ford, and Autumn Birt

The Fantasy Fiends Podcast talking about the endurance of love portrayed in Fantasy